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Holiday on Balboa Ferry & Ferris Wheel

Holiday on Balboa Ferry & Ferris Wheel

Julie
About your host, Julie
I'm a professional photographer, passionate traveler and educator and have become a native Californian over the last quarter century. I enjoy sharing my skills and my little slice of heaven here in Orange County. This intimate experience places you near the ocean, exclusive homes, and fun activities giving you a glimpse of the history making this coastal town what it is today.
2 hours total
1 ticket and Transportation
Offered in English
What we’ll do
Meet me on the Peninsula near the ferry (street and lot parking close by) at Palm Street where we will board and take the short (less than 1,000 ft) ride across to the Island. Once on the Island, we will stroll South Bay Front to the Grand Canal getting up close and personal to the multi-million dollar homes along the beach and harbor. Then, we'll make our way back to the ferry terminal for the …
What else you should know
Park in paid city lots or on local streets. Parking meters & lot accepts credit cards, cash & coins (pay for 2 hours). Wear comfortable shoes, bring hat and sunscreen for daytime experience.
What I’ll provide
Ferris Wheel 󷀁
See restrictions at www.balboaferriswheel.com
Round trip ferry 󵀁
passenger tickets only, no vehicles for guests
What to bring
Comfortable shoes
Camera (tips and tricks provided, if you wish)
A wrap for chilly evenings